January 2018

Found 5 blog entries for January 2018.

Garneau is one of Edmonton’s oldest neighbourhoods, with many new and trendy spots to discover and explore. There is never a lack of things to do in Garneau. It is a well established neighbourhood that is close to the North Saskatchewan River Valley and has a “I just want to be here and experience things” kind of feel.

Neighbourhood Facts

Garneau is located just west of the Strathcona neighbourhood and just east of the main University of Alberta campus. A large percentage of residents in the Garneau neighbourhood are between the ages of 20 and 35.

Garneau residents are connected to Downtown via the High Level Bridge and the new Walterdale Bridge, which opened in late September of 2017. Public transit is frequently used by residents. Nineteen

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Eaux Claires is a unique neighbourhood in Edmonton’s northeast. With a mix of commercial and residential, Eaux Claires boasts unprecedented access to services while remaining relatively quiet. A sister neighbourhood of Belle Rive, Eaux Claires features modern housing and condo designs. If you’re looking for a new place to call home, Eaux Claires should be on your list.

Neighbourhood Facts

Eaux Claires is bounded on the north by 167 Avenue, on the west by 97 Street, and on the south by 153 Avenue. The east boundary runs along a line located between 89 Street and 90 Street in the Belle Rive neighbourhood.

Florence Hallock Elementary and Junior High School lies on the north end of Belle Rive on 87 Street, adjacent to Eaux Claires.

Eaux Claires’

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The Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) real estate market marked a year of overall stability in 2017. All residential year-to-date unit sales were up 1.50%. In total, 16,441 residential units were reported sold in 2017 as compared to 16,198 in 2016.

Year-to-date prices were also consistent with modest increases throughout 2017. Average single family home prices increased 0.77% to $437,744 and average duplex/rowhouse prices increased 0.12% to $348,225, while average condominium prices decreased 0.96% to $248,130.

“2017 was a steady year for real estate in Edmonton and many of the surrounding municipalities, where sales and prices were quite stable for the majority of the year,” said Darcy Torhjelm, REALTORS® Association of Edmonton Chair. “For

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Kilkenny is a bit of a hidden gem in northeast Edmonton. This mature neighbourhood seems close to everything while remaining relatively quiet. You’ll find plenty of amenities and schools nearby, making it a great choice for families with children of all ages.

Kilkenny is framed by 82 Street and 66 Street on the west and east, and by 153 Avenue and 144 Avenue on the north and south, respectively. You’ll find a total of four schools operated by Edmonton Public School Board in the neighbourhood: J.A. Fife and John Barnett elementary schools, Londonderry Junior High, and M.E. Lazerte High School.

Single detached housing comprises about 60 percent of Kilkenny’s housing, with the remaining being devoted to low-rise apartments and row housing. There are

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If you need breathing room but aren’t quite ready to give up the convenience of city living, head to Leduc County. Located just south of Edmonton’s city limits, Leduc County offers the best of small town, rural, and city living -- space of your own, friendly community, and access to all the amenities of Edmonton and surrounding municipalities.

Highway 2 provides a quick connection to Red Deer and Calgary, making Leduc County a convenient choice for those who frequently travel south. And with the Edmonton International Airport located at its heart, Leduc County makes sense for employees or those who need easy access to regional, national, and international air travel.

Neighbourhood Facts

Leduc County is bordered by Parkland County and Brazeau

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